Internet Providers in Shady Point, OK

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Residential Internet Statistics for Shady Point, OK
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 4
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $60

Internet Access in Shady Point, Oklahoma

Information below is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider territory reporting. Our data also includes direct reporting from providers to further validate that information. Plan and pricing data shown here is collected through our data analysis division. We have aggregated 149 Internet plans in Shady Point in the past few years. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 76 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

Viasat Internet is the most commonly available provider in Shady Point. They are available to practically one hundred percent of Shady Point. HughesNet is also a common choice, with coverage in near one hundred percent of residents with Satellite Internet service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Shady Point is 25 Mbps.

Considering network technologies with significant infrastructure already built Shady Point, we see that the most prevalent hardwired Internet connection types are Satellite and Fiber, with virtually one hundred percent and 80.79% respectively. Fiber uses more modern fiber-optic lines made of tiny, thin glass or plastic strands which can deliver digital data as light. Fiber network technology provides stronger download rates, but sometimes switch over to older copper wires in the "last mile" near subscribers. Consequently, not all fiber connections offer "gigabit" speeds.

Dobson Technologies is a common second choice to the primary providers, serving Shady Point with 80 percent local availability and a top download speed of 1,000 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only option for Internet in Shady Point. fixed wireless companies like Dobson Technologies can offer 40 Mbps over wireless technology.

Overall, Internet service choice is essentially non-existent in Shady Point — as you can see in the map below, which visualizes the number of companies in a given block or neighborhood.

  • There are 8 internet providers in Shady Point with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Shady Point is the 312th most connected city in Oklahoma ahead of Spiro, Wister, and Bokoshe, but behind Cameron and Poteau.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Shady Point, Oklahoma

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Dobson Technologies 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 80.8%
Windstream 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 40.7%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Shady Point

Shady Point Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Shady Point is the 312th most connected city in Oklahoma ahead of Spiro, Wister, and Bokoshe, but behind Cameron and Poteau.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 9,000 people in Le Flore County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

In Le Flore County, approximately 22,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Data Caps in Shady Point

Data collected by our researchers suggests that some of the top ISPs use data caps for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because users see them as a tactic to discourage video streaming, while providers maintain that caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the culprit is the same: streaming video, which can use one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Compare Shady Point to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Shady Point 19.7 Mbps 5 $1.27 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +514.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.89 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +129.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +140.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +149.8 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +142.4 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )